Bariatric Surgeon - Backus Hospital

Norwich, Connecticut
Sep 17, 2023
Position Type
Job Schedule: Full Time
Standard Hours: 40
Job Shift: Shift 1
Shift Details:

Bariatric Surgeon

Backus Hospital

Hartford HealthCare (HHC), a $4 billion health system and the second largest employer in CT seeks a dynamic Bariatric Surgeon to practice at Backus Hospital, a 213-bed hospital located in Norwich, CT.

About Hartford HealthCare:

The Hartford HealthCare network employs over 2,500 providers in over 400 practice locations throughout Connecticut, seven acute care hospitals including one of the largest academic and surgical hospitals in the northeast, thriving community teaching hospitals, and one of the largest, physician-led, multi-specialty medical groups in New England.

This means MORE OPTIONS to propel careers to new heights and all within a deeply embedded culture of inclusion, innovation, and focus on the highest quality of care. We are teachers, researchers, leaders and, most of all, caregivers.

Reporting to the Chief of Surgery, The Bariatric Surgeon will:
  • Be a part of a comprehensive, coordinated program for bariatric care
  • Work with a multi-disciplinary team of specialists including bariatric surgeons, medical bariatricians, advanced practitioners, endocrinologists, diabetes educators, and health psychologists
  • Enjoy significant organizational support to grow the Bariatric program
  • Have access to New Intuitive da Vinci Xi surgical robot
  • Operate as a Chief Growth Officer in a region fertile for further expansion
  • We support your development and wellbeing through the respected HHC Physician Leadership Development Institute and the groundbreaking Office of Provider Wellness

The successful candidate will:
  • Be a fellowship-trained Bariatric/MIS Surgeon
  • BC/BE physician with demonstrated clinical skills
  • Licensed or eligible to be licensed in Connecticut

Our Location:

Located close to New York City and Boston, we are located in one of New England's most stunning and desirable communities, offering nationally acclaimed schools and an impressive lifestyle. Choose to live at the shore, in leafy suburbs, or in vibrant urban areas.

For additional information:

Applicants should remit a letter of interest and CV to Clayton Tebbetts , Physician Recruitment via email at

or call/text 860-249-6927.

For more information about Hartford HealthCare and our region, please visit or

Click to learn more about: Working at Hartford HealthCare

  • Licensed or eligible to be licensed in Connecticut
  • Board Certified American Board of Surgery

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